The Fellow Programme in Management (FPM) is a full time, residential doctoral programme of the Indian Institute of Management Kozhikode (IIMK). The FPM at IIMK is a premier source of rigorous, and inter-disciplinary research in all areas of business management.
The objective of the programme is to provide participants with necessary skills to identify and research complex issues in the field of management. For this the programme strives to provide rigorous, world-class, inter-disciplinary training in all areas of business management to equip students with the ability to conduct cutting-edge research of international standard. This, it tries to achieve while upholding highest level of professional ethics and intellectual honesty.
Participants join the programme in one of the following seven areas: Economics, Finance Accounting & Control, Information Technology & Systems, Marketing, Organizational Behaviour & Human Resources, Quantitative Methods & Operations Management,Strategic Management. Participants spend generally a little over four years that includes two years of rigorous course work. Course work in the first year provides a general management overview and develops basic skills for research. In the second year, students take advanced doctoral level courses in their areas of specialization. FPM participants in good standing will get financial support for up to five years.
IIMK sees the FPM as a crucial source of management researchers and faculty resources of top quality for academic institutions, industry, business, government and society.